Tradition and innovation successfully combined

Dr.-Ing. Max Schlötter GmbH & Co, KG, headquartered in Geislingen, is one of Germany's leading specialist firms for electroplating. Our core competencies lie in the development of plating processes, manufacture of plating chemistry and the construction of electroplating plants. 

Our success is based in more than one century experience in electrochemical research. In 1912, Schlötter was founded as an Electrochemical Research Laboratory in Leipzig.  Even today, around 25% of all staff members at the head office in Geislingen are active in research & development.

With its subsidiaries in Europe and Asia, the company forms the Schlötter Group employing a staff of around 300.

The company’s international orientation is reflected in its high export ratio: approximately 40% of Schlötter Germany's turnover is generated by export.

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